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      Web Developer

      Location: Birmingham

      Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum

      Contract Type: Permanent

      Web Developer Javascript Django (MYSQL OR PostgreSQL) Office based 2 day per week in the office

      Client Overview:
      We are delighted to present an exciting job opportunity on behalf of this amazing client, a leading player in the e-commerce industry. With a user base of over 25,000 weekly visitors, they are embarking on a transformative journey—a complete platform rewrite. They are currently seeking a talented Full Stack Software Developer to join their team and play a pivotal role in this ambitious project.

      Position Overview:
      As a Web Software Developer , you will spearhead the redevelopment of their e-commerce platform. Leveraging your expertise in Django, Javascript & databased (PostgreSQL or MYSQL), you will be responsible for delivering a scalable, high-performance solution. This role offers the unique opportunity to take full ownership of the product, working on everything from architecture to A/B testing and payment processing.

      Key Responsibilities:

      Lead the redevelopment of the e-commerce platform
      Assume full ownership of the product, ensuring its architecture, scalability, and success.
      Implement tracking mechanisms and A/B tests to optimize user experience and inform data-driven decisions.
      Contribute to cutting-edge features related to e-commerce payments.
      Collaborate with cross-functional teams to translate business requirements into technical solutions.
      Troubleshoot and resolve technical challenges, minimizing downtime and maximizing performance.
      Stay current with industry trends in e-commerce and SaaS.


      5 years + commercial Web development experience
      Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
      Proven experience as a Web Development , ideally within e-commerce or SaaS.
      Proficiency in Django, as well as front-end technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Angular, React Vue).
      Familiarity with PostgreSQL or Mysql .
      Knowledge of e-commerce payment processing systems.
      Strong problem-solving skills and effective communication.

      Why Join

      Join a dynamic and innovative team with a proven track record in the e-commerce industry.
      Lead a platform rewrite project using state-of-the-art technologies.
      Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package.
      Take full ownership of the product and drive its success.
      Thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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